Meet our team of educators

Leading with vision, passion, and grace, our education team was formed to bring real change to the beauty industry. With over 75 years of experience combined, the experience and learning outcomes are invaluable. Our educators bring great energy, diverse knowledge and are masters of their craft.

Janet Jackson

Founder | Hair Stylist

Toronto-born TV Beauty Expert Janet Jackson – has gained many years of valuable experience in the Beauty Industry; that has been internationally recognized. You’ve seen Janet on national TV shows such as The Social, The Marilyn Denis show, Cityline, and more. Simultaneously, Janet also works behind the scenes designing hair looks daily on Hosts and Celebrities such as Iman, Winnie Harlow, Rita Ora, Tami Roman, Tracy Moore, The Hosts of – “The Social”, Miguel, Keshia Chante, and many more…

Janet is the Owner of “JouJou Hair Studio” – her salon of 15 years; where she mentors new and upcoming artists to be at the forefront of the Beauty Trade. Janet is known for her work as a conceptual hair stylist and beauty expert; highly sought after in music, entertainment, fashion, and advertising industry for her outstanding work. Her Impeccable attention to detail, paired with enviable creative vision, has made Ms.Jackson into one of the most in-demand hairstylists today.

Elisha Gotha

Curl Hair Expert

Elisha Gotha , licensed curly hair expert/stylist for over 8 years. She specializse in curl health, education and enchantment. Over the years she has perfected her craft through education. Her focus, all things natural hair. Her mission to help people understand the traits of curly hair and give curls all the love they deserve.

Elisha’s curly hair journey and struggle to fit in with any salons as a child. Made her determined to make each and every client feel like there was a place for their unique curl pattern in her chair. She takes pride in assessing each one of her clients curl pattern to make sure they feel confident in her ability, skills and education on making them feel confident with their hair.

Shawn Barber

Barber

Shawn Barbz (Barbz) has been in the industry for 15 years and professionally for 8. Owner of Coldkutz Barbershop and Coldkutz Luxury Salon and Spa, Shawn has over the years gained recognition world-wide for his creative haircuts, artistic lines and out of the box approach. A 10-time multi-award winning barber, Winner of the World’s Most Creative Haircut and becoming Canadian National Champion Shawn has created his own trends that have influenced many barbers and stylists today. His craft transcends race, gender and hair texture types. He currently judges hair competitions across the globe and is actively creating platforms for stylists and barbers to grow in his community. Not to mention Shawn is an ambassador and educator for WAHL, the largest clipper company in the world and can be found rocking his weapons of choice on stage or in the classroom.

Allan Rodrigues

Barber

A 21 years old a barber bringing a fresh new perspective to the beauty industry. He is a great fusion between a classic and modern-day barber A junior master of his craft known as the waves king. Allan specializes in Afro/natural textured hair. However, Allan know the importance of mastering all hair types. Education has always been an important part of his growth so helping others understand the craft of barbering is truly where his happiness lies.

Jordan Cordeiro

Barber

Comes to you with 10 of barbering years’ experience. His great sense of humour will wow any room. A master with all hair types. However, prides himself on being the beard specialis. He has the ability to simplify any method making his introducing to all classes approachable. A creative mastermind that has merged the world of barbering and styling.

Munny Thapar

Barber

Started following her passion of barbering at an early age of 16. Against all odds, in the last few years, she has risen to a level of success that was not thought possible for women, in this male dominated industry. During those years she’s refined her art of both barbering as well as braiding drastically by competing in multiple barbering battles also through traveling to learn as much as she can about the craft. Munny combines old school barbering techniques with modern trends day to day behind the chair as well alongside teaching these methods. She has the desire to inspire both men and women to follow their passions and dreams. Her desire to share her knowledge and success make her highly popular on stages and in classrooms.

Want to join the team?

We are always looking for ambitious, enthusiastic and entrepreuneurial people to join our team. If this sounds like you, drop us a line with what you can bring to our company that sets you apart from anyone else.

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